Red Hat Certified System Administrator


Red Hat Certified System Administrator ( RHCSA ) is an entry-level certification that focuses on actual competencies at system administration, including installation and configuration of a Red Hat Enterprise Linux system and attach it to a live network running network services.

The Red Hat recommends preparing for the exam by taking courses in Red Hat System Administration (RH124 or RH134) if one does not have previous experience.

RHCSA certification can be earned by passing a performance based exam that covers the key system administration skills of Red Hat Enterprise Linux environments needs.


RHCSA on RHEL 8 Consists of Two Course Materials:

  • RH124 - Red Hat System Administration I (SA I)
  • RH134 - Red Hat System Administration II (SA II)


The two course materials , RH124 and RH134, is combined for the RHCSA certification exam (EX200).